LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3) –
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is searching for a man suspected in a robbery of a business in northeast Las Vegas.
According to a Metro news release, the suspect entered the business just before 6:20 p.m. Feb. 24, selected numerous items and then proceeded to walk out of the business without paying for the items.
An employee attempted to stop the suspect. He threatened to punch the employee, then entered the passenger side of a white 1990s-model Ford Explorer with tinted windows. The driver then attempted to run the employee over.
The suspect is described as a white male, 35 years old, 6-foot, 220 pounds, bald with brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a black coat, a red Utah Utes T-shirt and jeans.
Anyone with information is urged to call the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Robbery Section at (702) 828-3591 or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or visit www.crimestoppersofnv.com
Tips directly leading to an arrest or an indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.